killed in line of duty

Fallen Minnesota Border Patrol Agents Honored
As a young child, my grandmother would tell stories of a younger brother who died in the service of his country, cut down by a gunman on a train near the U.S. - Canadian border while he on duty with what is now known as U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Fallen Minnesota Law Officer Laid to Rest
Representatives of the Rochester Police and Olmsted County Sheriff's Departments were among the thousands of law enforcement officers from throughout Minnesota and surrounding states who gathered this morning to honor a fellow law officer who recently lost his life in the line of duty.